Rick Scott names general counsel, installs DOT staffers ahead of naming secretary
Gov. Rick Scott today announced that Charles Trippe will be his in-house general counsel. Trippe, right, was most recently a partner of the Jacksonville law firm Moseley, Prichard, Parrish, Knight & Jones. Trippe was also general counsel for CSX and a Columbia Law School graduate.
Scott also named Francis Gibbs as chief of staff and Jerry Curington as general counsel at the Department of Transportation. A secretary of DOT is expected to be named soon.